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This Brookline Sunroom Got a Facelift With Floor-To-Ceiling Glass

The Problem A family of four needed a dedicated office in their newly purchased stucco Colonial, but the best location for one—an unused sunroom off […]

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On the Market: A Secluded Tudor in Chestnut Hill

27 Devon Road, Brookline Price: $4,500,000 Size: 6,078 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 4.5 Everyone’s looking for their own slice of paradise in the city—and […]

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On the Market: A Gleaming Renovation in Brookline

178 Tappan St., Brookline Price: $4,480,000 Size: 5,200 square feet Bedrooms: 7 Baths: 6 It’s difficult to think of a box on a discerning house […]

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On the Market: A Scandinavian Chic Renovation in Brookline

33 Leicester St., Brookline Price: $7,150,000 Size: 6,556 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 4.5 The beauty of this property can be summed up in one […]

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On the Market: A Stylish Brookline Home with a Stunning Conservatory

114 Naples Road, Brookline Price: $2,895,000 Size: 3,655 square feet Bedrooms: 5 Baths: 3.5 Walking up to the front portico, you might notice a sparkling […]

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Massachusetts Has an Anti-Semitism Problem, and It’s Only Getting Worse

After a long day, Luna Bukiet was taking advantage of the peace and quiet that had settled over her home at the tail end of […]

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More Scooters, Fewer Cars? That’s What a New Lime Survey Suggests

If you’ve been to Brookline at any point over the past several months, you’ve no doubt spotted them: People zipping down roadways and bike lanes atop […]

Takoyaki at Gantetsu-Ya. The Japanese street-food shop is now open in Brookline

Gantetsu-Ya Is Now Open with Japanese Street Food in Brookline

The next time you’re waiting to slurp a bowl of noodles at Ganko Ittetsu Ramen, you can whet your appetite with another taste of Tokyo: […]

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A Small Fire on the Marathon Route in Brookline Was Nothing Serious, Police Say

A small fire that broke out at a Brookline mattress store and spewed smoke along the route of the Boston Marathon was over quickly and […]

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E-Scooters Can Hit the Streets of Brookline Next Month

Missed your chance to take part in the e-scooter craze when it was all the rage last summer? Think Cambridge and Somerville were too quick […]

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Where to Work Out in Brookline and Eat Healthy Food Afterwards

Brookline, with its tree-lined streets, cozy restaurants, and vibrant shopping districts, has long been a great place to make your home. With the Coolidge Corner Theatre […]

Beef tataki at Gen Sou En

Brookline’s Japanese Tea House Reopens with a Full-Service Menu

While counter-service convenience is an undeniable trend in Boston and beyond, dining out is not all about speed and economy. Gen Sou En, which opened […]

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This Brookline Teen Is Building a Tiny House in the Name of Minimalism

At 16, most kids dream of living in a huge house with a pool, bowling alley, and three sports cars in rotation. But the house […]

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Glory Restored Inside a Brookline Victorian

Styling by Janice Dunwoody/Anchor Artists What do you do when you find a sprawling Brookline Victorian on the market? Buy it immediately, of course. That’s the […]


Small Bite: Sip on Tea at Gen Sou En

A new Japanese teahouse in Brookline wants to warm you up this winter.